More bedding and towels were given to Cathy Adcock from Julian House today so that she can distribute them to the ladies and families at the Women’s Refuge. Julian House has taken over the running of the Refuge which is going very well.
This is the message that club member Fiona was telling us tonight at our club meeting when she explained to us how to prevent a stroke and what to do if you are with someone when a stroke may be occurring. Purple is the colour of the Stroke Association.
A very informative meeting.
It was a pleasure to help out again at the RUH Forever Friends Appeal ‘Walk for Life’ event on Saturday. 500 walkers took part, some walking the full 26.2 miles from Bishop Cannings finishing up at the Holburne Gallery.We were marshalling along the canal towards the end of the walk.Well done to everyone that took part.
Nearly 40 people attended our annual quiz night and money was raised for Dorothy House Hospice. Well done the winners! and thank you for your donations.
Two of our club members visited the U.N. in Geneva with other club members from the South West Region.
Are you buying Fairtrade items this fortnight? Lots of lovely coffee, tea, bananas, red wine, chocolate, sugar and pink bubbly are just some of the things you can buy. Please support the farmers.